1980s

Deborah Lancello ’80 is a TV production accountant for ABC Studios, Burbank, Calif.

Mary Sargeant ’80 is a senior graphic designer with National Business Furniture, Milwaukee.

Christopher Bracken ’81, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., is vice president of sales and marketing at Visit Jacksonville.

James Lee ’81 was named superintendent of the Paradise Valley Unified School District, Phoenix, Ariz.

Robert Jensch ’82 is general manager of Marriott’s newest five-star hotel in Hong Kong, China, the Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Hotel.

Brian Johnson ’82 has been named general manager of Brynwood Country Club in Milwaukee. In his new position, Johnson will be responsible for overseeing all member services and benefits, member relations, food and beverage, club management, marketing and sales.

Claire Chang ’83, Roseville, Minn., has been named associate vice president of grants and program at Minnesota Community Foundation and The Saint Paul Foundation.

Lisa Impagliazzo ’83 resigned as general manager of the historic St. James Hotel in Red Wing, Minn. She has recently purchased a wine shop, North Loop Wine & Spirits, in Minneapolis.

Carolyn Simpson ’83 is area revenue manager for Carlson Managed Hotels, Minneapolis.

Cynthia Hanauer Grisa ’84 was selected the 2008 New Hampshire Family and Consumer Science Teacher of the Year. She teaches at Pembroke Academy, Pembroke, N.H.

James V. James ’84, Hawthorn Woods, Ill., has been named president and CEO of IDEAL industries Inc., a worldwide leader in tools and supplies for professional electricians.

Kent Brooks ’85 has been promoted to plant manager at Quad/Graphics, Sussex.

Sara Verkuilen Caron ’85, Bloomer, has joined Woodville-based OEM Fabricators as materials manager.

Lynn Haney Cothron ’85 is a senior principle quality and reliability engineer for Medtronic Inc., Mounds View, Minn.

Duane Fimreite ’85 is director of research and development for John B. Sanfilippo & Sons Inc., Elgin, Ill.

Kenneth Mueller MS ’85, Menomonie, competed in the Wisconsin Natural Body Building Championships in Madison after a 14-year hiatus. He came home with the championship trophy in the Masters Division for men over 50 and placed fourth in the lightweight division.

Shirley Burton Shelley BS ’85, MS ’87 is a health educator with Weight Management Services at Luther Midelfort, Eau Claire.

Jon Albright ’86, Leonardtown, Md., has been promoted to the rank of captain in the United States Navy.

Stephanie Brunner Danielson ’87 is an event coordinator for the Luther F. Carson Four Rivers Center for the Performing Arts, Paducah, Ky.

Brian Pierce ’87, White Bear Lake Township, Minn., is executive chef at University of Minnesota Fairview Hospital.

Barbara Haines Roquette ’87 is controller for MICS Construction, Roseville, Minn.

Scott Skorik ’87 was appointed senior vice president of business development at Pinstripe Inc., Brookfield. Pinstripe is a leading human resources and recruitment outsourcing company.

Kerm Towler ’87 is assistant manager of plant operations for Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, Va.

Frank Moravec ’88 is a consulting underwriter with Liberty Mutual Middle Markets, Charlotte, N.C.

Tari Rayala ’88 was named a principal with the Duluth firm of SJA Architects. She is a licensed architect in three states and is president-elect of the AIA Northern Minnesota Chapter.

Scott Stuckey ’88 is general manager of the Omni Bedford Springs Resort and Spa, Bedford, Pa.

Pamela Weller-Dengel ’88, North Mankato, Minn., recently received the Minnesota College and University Career Services Association award for distinguished service at the organization’s annual meeting in June.

Allison Harke ’89, Anoka, Minn., was appointed director of sales for the Hilton Garden Inn St. Paul City Center.

Lisa Melgaard Klevgard ’89 is vice president of TheoPRO Compliance & Consulting Inc., Pewaukee. She has been named the Housing Credit Certified Professional — HCCP — of the Year by the National Association of Home Builders — NAHB. The HCCP of the Year Award recognizes outstanding achievement among affordable housing professionals who hold the prestigious HCCP designation, and is one of NAHB’s Pillars of the Industry awards.

Kelly Burke Matter ’89 has been named vice president of advantage services at CommonBond Communities, St. Paul, Minn. CommonBond is the largest nonprofit developer, manager and service provider in the Upper Midwest. Their mission is to build community by creating affordable housing as a steppingstone to success.

Paula DeBaker Post ’89, Sussex, is divisional vice president of planning and allocation for Bon-Ton Stores Inc.
Scott Smith BS ’89, MS ’05 has been promoted to global aftermarket manager at Extrusion Dies Industries LLC, Chippewa Falls.

Heidi Springmeyer ’89 is an account manager with Campbell’s North America Foodservice, Rosemount, Minn.

Summer Outlook 2012